fuckyeahhamelin:

Hamelin plays Saint-Saens’ ‘Africa’ fantasy for piano and orchestra.

Excuse me while I collect my jaw up from the floor.


senfonikankara:

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fishingboatproceeds:

shreksforthememories:

and then they didnt put her on the final list

Disappointing.

fishingboatproceeds:

shreksforthememories:

and then they didnt put her on the final list

Disappointing.


therachstarr:

"The trouble with music appreciation in general is that people are taught to have too much respect for music; they should be taught to love it instead.”
—Igor Stravinsky

therachstarr:

"The trouble with music appreciation in general is that people are taught to have too much respect for music; they should be taught to love it instead.

—Igor Stravinsky

(via thepianoblog)


Extinction is the rule. Survival is the exception.
Carl Sagan, The Varieties of Scientific Experience: A Personal View of the Search for God (via theoriginofthespecies)

(via sci-universe)


robdelaney:

*ROUGHLY* how many people do you think this guy killed with a hammer?

robdelaney:

*ROUGHLY* how many people do you think this guy killed with a hammer?


senderblock:

jessicacabot:

Jon Stewart and Matt Taibbi discuss the different treatment afforded to ‘street’ based drug users and white-collar criminals profiting from the drug trade.

THIS WORLD WE LIVE IN!!!! 

Have u guys seen the wire 

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cosmo-nautic:

When people tag their horoscopes “astronomy.”

NO.

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You practice the piano not in order to perform but for the sake of practicing the piano. With music, you don’t practice and then one day become a concert pianist. You are that. Practice is as much an expression of that as of practice itself.